Nord have a new website Norddrum.com with the cryptic message "the drums of the future come from the past. Only 9 days to go." Which leaves one to believe Nord will be announcing a new drum related product at NAMM. Nord of course are famous for their keyboards, which model classic keys from electric pianos to organs and synths - I'd love to see a Nord drum machine that models older machines in the same fashion! However another ad on their site shows a couple of drum sticks, so perhaps it's a drum brain for electric kits? Or as EvanBrass so eloquently put it on Gearslutz:
"Yeah, I've seen these, they are basically an updated version of these:"